Housing demands and housing policy a case study by M.J Goldsmith

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Published by Institute of Local Government, Queen"s University in Kingston .

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Bibliography: leaves [1]-6 (2d group).

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ContributionsQueen"s University (Kingston, Ont.). Institute of Local Government.
LC ClassificationsHD7305A3 G65
The Physical Object
Pagination141, 6 leaves :
Number of Pages141
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Open LibraryOL20261808M

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